Monthly Archives: December 2021

A HOSTAGE FOR HOPE

As we read about the true adventures of Saul, the Persecutor transformed by a blinding encounter on the road by Jesus, Himself, we begin to “see” the depth of Paul’s new Holy Spirit driven understanding of his new mission.  Transformed … Continue reading

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TROUBLES AT SEA

When storms come into our lives that knock us off our feet, drenching our hopes while leaving us dazed for a bit we wonder how we will make it to a safe harbor where all is well again.  Then God … Continue reading

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“I COULDN’T JUST WALK AWAY”

Jesus changes everything in our lives once Jesus is the reason for living life.  Jesus changes our thought life which in turn changes what we do.  Jesus surprises us with wisdom beyond ourselves, knowing just what we need for any … Continue reading

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NEW LEADER, ANOTHER HEARING!

When you stand firm for Jesus in the work God has given you to do, there will always be those who oppose you.  We must always remember where the root of opposition begins to grow.  Satan’s tireless tricks of his … Continue reading

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TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT

“The secret of Roman government was the principle of indirect rule,” wrote Arnold Toynbee. This meant that the real burden of administration was left pretty much on the shoulders of the local authorities. Imperial Rome got involved only if there … Continue reading

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THE WITNESS OF THE PRISONER

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” – Romans 8:28 (NIV) The Living Bible translation words it this way: “And we know … Continue reading

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GOD’S STORY—PAUL’S STORY—OUR STORY

We are either with and for God or against God.  There is no middle ground.  We have been taught this Truth way of Life in Jesus through God’s Word.  God is a jealous God, not the way we think of … Continue reading

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